Potential Savings in renewable energy generation

Posted on August 25th, 2016

A new report from Scottish Renewables claims that the cost to produce renewable energy via wind in Scotland could fall by 20% if certain new policies are adopted. These include reforming the planning system, using the latest technology, the ability … Continue reading

Scotland’s wind energy supplies more than demand

Posted on August 16th, 2016

On Sunday the 7th of August 2016 for the first time ever Scotland’s wind turbines generated more electricity than was consumed within the entire country. The relatively unseasonable windy conditions saw the turbines generate 106% of the total amount of … Continue reading

Offshore Wind Potential in the UK

Posted on August 11th, 2016

In our previous blog we mentioned that offshore renewable energy could be appealing to the UK government as it offered long term employment solutions in areas with long term employment issues. This week a report commissioned by the Offshore Wind Industry … Continue reading

Renewable Energy in the UK

Posted on July 28th, 2016

This week Hugh McNeal the new chief executive of trade body RenewableUK spoke with Business Green about the challenges the renewable energy industry in the UK currently faces. He also spoke of the day to day business of the trade … Continue reading

Heat solutions via renewable energy

Posted on July 20th, 2016

As the benefits of renewable energy production and usage can now be seen throughout the country further advancements are required in order fully utilise the potential that we have. Whilst renewable energy is clean and does not require a traditional … Continue reading

Renewable energy in the UK post-referendum

Posted on July 8th, 2016

Trade body Scottish Renewables this week warned that renewable energy generation in Scotland may be under threat due to Brexit repercussions.  Chief Executive Niall Stuart speaking at a conference hosted by Scottish Renewables said that Westminster must not get in … Continue reading

Our energy storage future

Posted on June 16th, 2016

Later this summer the Scottish Government will be publishing its new energy strategy for the forthcoming term and WWF Scotland have called on this to promise greater use of the country’s plentiful renewable energy sources. The Scottish Government has pledged … Continue reading